We’ve all been there.
You just started your teacher journey and there is suddenly this stigma around teacher self-care.
For example, you are told that self-care is “selfish” and good teachers prioritize students, not themselves.
If this sounds like something you’ve heard, you are not alone!
In fact, did you know that according to a study done by the Middle-Class Dad, 41.3% of new teachers leave the profession within the first five years?
It’s no wonder that new teachers are leaving left and right.
That’s why we are going to talk about all of those lies and myths about teacher self-care. Let’s stop this stigma once and for all and let’s talk about what teacher self-care is!
In this article we are going to talk about:
- What is Teacher Self-Care?
- Why is Teacher Self-Care Important?
- The Top 7 Myths About Teacher Self-Care
So if you are a teacher that’s on your self-care journey but doesn’t want to seem selfish, grab a cup of coffee and let’s get started.Read more